Jeff Babbitt is the University of Kentucky's official 'scientific glassblower' – an awesome title we didn't even know existed until now.
Despite the name, it's actually not very boring at all. Quite the opposite, in fact.
Scientists want to unlock the secrets of one of the most cognitively demanding thing a person can do.
If you want to know what space travel looks like, this high-definition video from the International Space Station is all the Interstellar imagery you need.
Turning roads into solar panels might just be the answer to our energy woes. And these Dutch scientists have worked out how to do it.
In confronting news for vegetarians, it turns out plants can tell when they’re being eaten. And they don’t like it.
The death of making art in the microscopic world, and the man bringing it back to life.
Find out what would happen if everyone pointed a laser at the moon.
Or: how non-zero principal curvature saves you from getting mozzarella on your shirt.
Who pays for the next round just got scientific.
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